Flight of the Peregrine

PFund-GraphicLate last week, one of the followers on this blog and on FaceBook, was concerned that one of the chicks was not getting enough food or fed. I said that I would look into this. What I found was that all four chicks seem to be doing very well, and the small chick – the one that the reader was concerned about – was being fed and ate a large lunch. Here are some screen shots from the Peregrine Fund Falconcam showing the chicks on 17 May. Enjoy and Keep Looking Up! Left-Click any of these photos to see them enlarged.

The female is feeding the chicks. The female is feeding the chicks. The chick that the reader was concerned about is the small one right in front.

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The Little One being fed. The “Little One” being fed.

Still being fed. The “Little One” still being fed. So why is this one so small? Probably because he/she was the last to hatch. They will…

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